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The Spinal Nerves Anatomical Chart (Wallchart): Anatomical Chart Company The Spinal Nerves Anatomical Chart (Wallchart)
Anatomical Chart Company
R552 Discovery Miles 5 520 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This chart illustrates spinal nerves and cranial nerves and diagrams the portion of the thoracic spinal cord with spinal nerves. It also shows spinal cord segments, cutaneous distribution of spinal nerves, and dermal segmentation.

Functional Atlas of the Human Fascial System (Hardcover): Carla Stecco Functional Atlas of the Human Fascial System (Hardcover)
Carla Stecco
R1,607 R1,199 Discovery Miles 11 990 Save R408 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Principally based on dissections of hundreds of un-embalmed human cadavers over the past decade, Functional Atlas of the Human Fascial System presents a new vision of the human fascial system using anatomical and histological photographs along with microscopic analysis and biomechanical evaluation. Prof. Carla Stecco - orthopaedic surgeon and professor of anatomy and sport activities - brings together the research of a multi-specialist team of researchers and clinicians consisting of anatomists, biomechanical engineers, physiotherapists, osteopaths and plastic surgeons. In this Atlas Prof. Stecco presents for the first time a global view of fasciae and the actual connections that describe the myofascial kinetic chains. These descriptions help to explain how fascia plays a part in myofascial dysfunction and disease as well as how it may alter muscle function and disturb proprioceptive input. Prof. Stecco also highlights the continuity of the fascial planes, explaining the function of the fasciae and their connection between muscles, nerves and blood vessels. This understanding will help guide the practitioner in selecting the proper technique for a specific fascial problem with a view to enhancing manual therapy methods. Functional Atlas of the Human Fascial System opens with the first chapter classifying connective tissue and explaining its composition in terms of percentages of fibres, cells and extracellular matrix. The second chapter goes on to describe the general characteristics of the superficial fascia from a macroscopic and microscopic point of view; while the third analyzes the deep fascia in the same manner. The subsequent five chapters describe the fasciae from a topographical perspective. In this part of the Atlas, common anatomical terminology is used throughout to refer to the various fasciae but it also stresses the continuity of fasciae between the different bodily regions. Over 300 unique photographs which show fascia on fresh (not embalmed) cadavers Demonstrates the composition, form and function of the fascial system Highlights the role of the deep fascia for proprioception and peripheral motor coordination Companion website - www.atlasfascial.com - with videos showing how fascia connects with ligaments

Grant's Dissector (Spiral bound, Sixteenth, North American Edition): Alan J Detton Grant's Dissector (Spiral bound, Sixteenth, North American Edition)
Alan J Detton
R1,447 Discovery Miles 14 470 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Grant's Dissector , Sixteenth Edition , now revised to meet the needs of today's gross anatomy dissection courses, remains the go-to guide for dissection in the anatomy lab. This classic manual provides step-by-step dissection procedures with the instruction and anatomical detail you need to recognize important relationships revealed through dissection. Each chapter is consistently organized beginning with a "Dissection Overview," followed by detailed "Dissection Instructions," and concluding with a "Dissection Follow-up." The Dissection Overview provides a blueprint of what you will accomplish during the dissection session, and includes relevant surface anatomy as well as concise coverage of osteology. Dissection Instructions offer a logical sequence and numbered steps for the dissection. The Dissection Follow-up emphasizes important features of the dissection and encourages you to reflect on and synthesize the information. Newly revised for easy-to-follow consistency throughout every chapter. Dissection Overviews now include numbered, step-by-step instructions to guide you through relevant surface anatomy and osteology. Each step in the Dissection Instructions has been carefully reworded to clarify and improve the dissection experience. More than 30 new summary tables provide an excellent review resource and make the dissection steps more task-oriented and concise. Dissection Follow-up sections now contain a numbered list of tasks to perform following the dissection. Revised abdominal wall and head dissection instructions offer effective new approaches to these complex anatomical regions. More than 100 modified or brand-new illustrations throughout. Conveniently cross-referenced to Grant's Atlas of Anatomy and three other unique atlases for appropriate illustrations of each anatomical area. Clinical Correlation boxes are integrated into instructions and provide context for health care practice.

The Skeletal System Anatomical Chart (Wallchart): Anatomical Chart Company The Skeletal System Anatomical Chart (Wallchart)
Anatomical Chart Company
R714 Discovery Miles 7 140 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Circulatory System: Vincent Perez Circulatory System
Vincent Perez
R74 R61 Discovery Miles 610 Save R13 (18%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Complete, labeled illustrations of12 portions of the circulatory system.
Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator Vincent Perez.
Chart includes detailed diagrams of:
. veinous system
. arterial system
. circulatory system
. schema: head& neck
. blood circuits
. Circle of Willis
. skull& arteries
. blood vessels
. hepatic portal veins
. coronary arteries& cardiac veins
. arteries of brain"

Sobotta Tables of Muscles, Joints and Nerves, English/Latin - Tables to 16th ed. of the Sobotta Atlas (Paperback, 2nd Revised... Sobotta Tables of Muscles, Joints and Nerves, English/Latin - Tables to 16th ed. of the Sobotta Atlas (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
Friedrich Paulsen, Jens Waschke
R386 R337 Discovery Miles 3 370 Save R49 (13%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Sobotta Tables of Muscles, Joints and Nerves The booklet comprises 100 tables with schematic illustrations of muscles to facilitate their systematic study. You can use it in combination with the Atlas: just take a table and look at the corresponding figure in the Atlas to learn all about the origin, insertion, innervation and function of an individual muscle. In the figure legends you will find a cross-reference to the corresponding muscle table, and vice versa from a table to the figure exposing a specific muscle. The 16th edition of "Sobotta not only presents 600 completely revised images, but also 250 new insights into the human body. In this edition even more attention was paid on the clinical relevance and regarding the medical exam. With its expanded content on more than 1,300 pages including 500 exemplary test items of medical exams, the "Sobotta is now bigger than ever before. Didactical conception: "Sobotta learning loop Synopsis: the introductory overview of each chapter offers essential anatomical information "at a glance . Main topics, summarised according the National Competence-Based Catalogue of Learning Objectives for Undergraduate Medical Education (NKLM). Having studied the text thoroughly, the student will be able to explain all specific topics of a chapter. Clinical relevance: being illustrated by a typical case history in each chapter Dissection tips: valuable hints and know-how of experts as optimal preparation for exercises in the dissection room Focusing the essential: by bold-typing of keywords in legends and labels Exemplary test items of oral anatomical exams: to check one's knowledge Structure and layout Optimal orientation: by unequivocal descriptions, clear structural arrangement and improved layout Learning with legends: comprehensive legends highlight the anatomical key structures and explain their anatomical relationships Focusing the essential: by bold-typing key structures in legends and labels This edition is greatly enlarged by "Clinical Remark boxes with descriptions of clinical pictures, where the displayed structure plays an important role. This helps keeping the learned information better in mind. Numerous tables, lists and diagrams facilitate the general overview and comprehension of complex anatomical connections.

Trail Guide to the Body - How to Locate Muscles, Bones and More (Spiral bound, 5th edition): Andrew R. Biel Trail Guide to the Body - How to Locate Muscles, Bones and More (Spiral bound, 5th edition)
Andrew R. Biel
R2,117 Discovery Miles 21 170 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
The Anatomy & Physiology Workbook - For Beauty and Holistic Therapies at Level 1-3 (Paperback, New Ed): Tina Parsons The Anatomy & Physiology Workbook - For Beauty and Holistic Therapies at Level 1-3 (Paperback, New Ed)
Tina Parsons
R832 R708 Discovery Miles 7 080 Save R124 (15%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Created exclusively for beauty and holistic therapy students studying at levels 1, 2 and 3, The Anatomy & Physiology Workbook will help you to fully understand the effects you can have on the different parts of the body when performing beauty and holistic treatments in the salon, at college or at home. By helping you to get to grips with the A&P elements of your course, this workbook will help you to help your clients achieve overall health and wellbeing, and even help the body to function better. Written to match the current national occupational standards and using state-of-the-art illustrations, the workbook brings A&P to life and covers exactly what you need to know. Full of fun exercises, tasks and activities for you to complete, The Anatomy & Physiology Workbook breaks down the different systems of the human body into colourful, easy-to-follow, bite-size chunks so you can understand the body better. With plenty of space for you to fill in your answers, colour in, label diagrams, and make notes, everything you do in your workbook can be easily detached and included as portfolio evidence to support your learning at all three levels. The Anatomy & Physiology Workbook provides all the support you will need to succeed as a beauty or holistic therapist, whatever your qualification or mode of study.

Anatomy - A Photographic Atlas (Paperback, Eighth, International Edition): Johannes W. Rohen, Chichiro Yokochi, Elke... Anatomy - A Photographic Atlas (Paperback, Eighth, International Edition)
Johannes W. Rohen, Chichiro Yokochi, Elke Lutjen-Drecoll
R1,438 Discovery Miles 14 380 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Prepare for the dissection lab and operating room with Anatomy: A Photographic Atlas , 8e. Featuring outstanding full-color photographs of actual cadaver dissections with accompanying schematic drawings and diagnostic images, this proven text depicts anatomic structures more realistically than illustrations in traditional atlases. Chapters are organized by region in the order of a typical dissection with each chapter presenting topographical anatomical structures in a systemic manner. Authentic photographic reproduction of colors, structures, and spatial dimensions as seen in the dissection lab and on the operating table help you develop an understanding of the anatomy of the human body. Functional connections between single organs, the surrounding tissue, and organ systems are clarified to prepare you for the dissection lab and practical exams. Clinical cases and over 1,200 images enhance your understanding. Dissections illustrate the topographical anatomy in layers "from the outside in" to better prepare you for the lab and operating room.

Structure & Function of the Body - Softcover (Paperback, 15th Revised edition): Kevin T. Patton, Gary A. Thibodeau Structure & Function of the Body - Softcover (Paperback, 15th Revised edition)
Kevin T. Patton, Gary A. Thibodeau
R1,278 R1,098 Discovery Miles 10 980 Save R180 (14%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Mastering the essentials of anatomy, physiology, and even medical terminology has never been easier! Using simple, conversational language and vivid animations and illustrations, Structure & Function of the Body, 15th Edition walks readers through the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis. Conversational and clear writing style makes content easy to read and understand. Full-color design contains more than 400 drawings and photos. Clear View of the Human Body is a unique, full-color, semi-transparent insert depicting the human body (male and female) in layers. Animation Direct callouts direct readers to Evolve for an animation about a specific topic. Updated study tips sections at the beginning of each chapter help break down difficult topics and guide readers on how to best use book features to their advantage. Special boxes such as Health and Well-Being boxes, Clinical Application boxes, Research and Trends boxes, and more help readers apply what they have learned to their future careers in health care and science. NEW! Language of Science and Medicine section in each chapter includes key terms, word parts, and pronunciations to place a greater focus on medical terminology NEW! Thoroughly revised chapters, illustrations, and review questions reflect the most current information available. NEW! High quality animations for the AnimationDirect feature clarify physiological processes and provide a realistic foundation of underlying structures and functions. NEW! Simplified chapter titles provide clarity in the table of contents. NEW! Division of cells and tissues into two separate chapters improves reader comprehension and reduces text anxiety.

Neuroanatomy For Speech Language Pathology And Audiology (Hardcover): Matthew Rouse Neuroanatomy For Speech Language Pathology And Audiology (Hardcover)
Matthew Rouse
R1,010 Discovery Miles 10 100 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This neuroanatomy text is specifically tailored to the needs of students in Communication Sciences and Disorders. It includes foundational knowledge of general neuroanatomy with a focus on neuroanatomy that is relevant to speech language pathology and audiology. This accessible text introduces students to neuroanatomy with excellent organization of important topics such as, key information on the neurology of: language, speech, hearing, swallowing, cognition, and emotion. The chapter on emotion will be especially relevant to those working with clients with autism spectrum disorders. Neuroanatomy for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology will help students meet ASHA's Knowledge and Skills Acquisition learning outcome IIIB, which states: `Student will demonstrate knowledge of basic human communication and swallowing processes, including their biological, neurological, acoustical, cultural, and developmental bases."

Jean Marc Bourgery. Atlas of Human Anatomy and Surgery (English, French, German, Hardcover): Jean-Marie Le Minor, Henri Sick Jean Marc Bourgery. Atlas of Human Anatomy and Surgery (English, French, German, Hardcover)
Jean-Marie Le Minor, Henri Sick
R404 R306 Discovery Miles 3 060 Save R98 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

We owe a great debt to Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849) for his Atlas of Anatomy, which was not only a massive event in medical history, but also remains one of the most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated anatomical treatises ever published. Bourgery began work on his magnificent atlas in 1830 in cooperation with illustrator Nicolas Henri Jacob (1782-1871), a student of the French painter Jacques Louis David. The first volumes were published the following year, but completion of the treatise required nearly two decades of dedication; Bourgery lived just long enough to finish his labor of love, but the last of the treatise's eight volumes was not published in its entirety until five years after his death. The eight volumes of Bourgery's treatise cover descriptive anatomy, surgical anatomy and techniques (exploring in detail nearly all the major operations that were performed during the first half of the 19th century), general anatomy and embryology, and microscopic anatomy. Jacob's spectacular hand-colored lithographs are remarkable for their clarity, color, and aesthetic appeal, reflecting a combination of direct laboratory observation and illustrative research. Unsurpassed to this day, the images offer exceptional anatomical insight, not only for those in the medical field but also for artists, students, and anyone interested in the workings and wonder of the human body.

Anatomy And Physiology For Health Professionals (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition): Jahangir Moini Anatomy And Physiology For Health Professionals (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition)
Jahangir Moini
R1,137 Discovery Miles 11 370 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition provides an engaging and comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology, written specifically with health professions students in mind. This text helps students navigate the subject through an array of features-including Test Your Understanding questions that regularly assess comprehension, Learning Goals that correlate to concrete Objectives, and a large assortment of end-of-chapter questions-that reinforce key concepts while promoting mastery of the material. In addition to the text's clean, updated design and more than 450 illustrations and photographs, Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals, Second Edition is accompanied by access to useful online instructor and student resources that make it the perfect fit for traditional, online, or hybrid courses. FEATURES Provides a comprehensive overview of human anatomy and physiology Presents content in an accessible manner targeted to health professions students Features an updated, easily navigable format with more than 450 photographs and illustrations Offers access to helpful animations and interactive learning tools Includes clinical images such as X-rays, CT scans and MRIs Covers the effects of aging on various body systems Offers robust end of chapter assessments for learners NEW TO THE SECOND EDITION * Four additional chapters, including: o New chapter on joints, providing an overview of classifications, types, and injuries o Expanded presentation of the nervous system, with two additional chapters o Enhanced discussion of the cardiovascular system, with one additional chapter * New Focus on Pathology feature connects anatomy and physiology to human disease * Essay Question prompts now appear at the end of each chapter INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES * Slides in PowerPoint format * Test Bank * Instructor's Manual, including teaching strategies, lecture outlines, discussion topics, and answers to end-of-chapter questions * Image Bank, supplying key images from the text * Sample Syllabus, showing how a course can be structured around this text * Transition Guide, providing guidance in switching from the previous edition STUDENT RESOURCES Navigate 2 Advantage Access - Each new copy includes access to Navigate 2 online learning materials featuring a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, learning analytics reporting tools, and more.

Pulmonary Infection and Inflammation (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2016): Mieczyslaw Pokorski Pulmonary Infection and Inflammation (Hardcover, 1st ed. 2016)
Mieczyslaw Pokorski
R2,654 R2,366 Discovery Miles 23 660 Save R288 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Pulmonary diseases are the major cause of human morbidity, taxing the health care system due to disease prevalence, chronicity, and social and fiscal costs. This book concentrates on the inflammatory and immunogenic settings of pulmonary disorders and related medical areas. Excessive inflammation causes lung injury and forms a conducive background for pathogenic infections, particularly in immuno-compromised hosts. Bacterial immuno-evasive strategies develop, leading to self-perpetuating pathologies. Inflammation also is an essential component of non-communicable lung diseases, including asthma and respiratory allergies, and smoking-related or granulomatous diseases. The chapters combine a strong grounding in basic science with extensive clinical knowledge and experience. Advances in diagnostics, as well as preventive and therapeutic aspects also are tackled. The book provides useful information to clinicians, researchers, health care and other medical professionals.

Lippincott Atlas of Anatomy (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition): Gest Lippincott Atlas of Anatomy (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
Gest
R1,756 Discovery Miles 17 560 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Atlas of Anatomy (Paperback, 3rd New edition): Anne M. Gilroy, Brian R. MacPherson, Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo... Atlas of Anatomy (Paperback, 3rd New edition)
Anne M. Gilroy, Brian R. MacPherson, Michael Schuenke, Erik Schulte, Udo Schumacher
R1,577 R1,320 Discovery Miles 13 200 Save R257 (16%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

For the student just starting on their medical journey or for a neurosurgeon looking to replace an outdated atlas in his or her library, this is a wonderful option. -- YNC Newsletter (Young Neurosurgeons News) Highly recommended to students and surgeons....Of very high technical quality -- Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews With unmatched accuracy, quality, and clarity, the Atlas of Anatomy is now fully revised and updated. Atlas of Anatomy, Third Edition, is the highest quality anatomy atlas available today. With over 1,900 exquisitely detailed and accurate illustrations, the Atlas helps you master the details of human anatomy. Key Features: NEW! Sectional and Radiographic Anatomy chapter for each body region NEW! Radiologic images help you connect the anatomy lab to clinical knowledge and practice NEW! Pelvis and Perineum section enhanced and improved making it easier to comprehend one of the most complex anatomic regions NEW! Section on Brain and Nervous System focuses on gross anatomy of the peripheral and autonomic nervous systems as well as the brain and central nervous system Also included in this new edition: More than 170 tables summarize key details making them easier to reference and retain Muscle Fact spreads provide essential information, including origin, insertion, innervation, and action An innovative, user-friendly format: every topic covered in two side by side pages Access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, with all images from the book for labels-on and labels-off review and timed self-tests for exam preparation What students say about the Atlas of Anatomy: "Thieme is the best anatomy atlas by far, hands down. Clearer pictures, more pictures, more realistic pictures, structures broken up in ways that make sense and shown from every angle...includes clinical correlations...That's about all there is to it. Just buy it. Thank you Thieme!" "...this book surpasses them all. It's the artwork. The artist has found the perfect balance of detail and clarity. Some of these illustrations have to be seen to be believed.... The pearls of clinical information are very good and these add significance to the information and make it easier to remember."

Lippincott (R) Illustrated Reviews: Anatomy (Paperback, First, International Edition): John Doe Lippincott (R) Illustrated Reviews: Anatomy (Paperback, First, International Edition)
John Doe
R842 R712 Discovery Miles 7 120 Save R130 (15%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

New to the series, Lippincott (R) Illustrated Reviews: Anatomy equips students with a clear, cohesive understanding of clinical anatomy, accentuated with embryology and histology content to ensure their readiness for clinical challenges. The popular Lippincott (R) Illustrated Reviews series format integrates approachable, lecture-style outlines with detailed full-color illustrations and photographs to clarify complex information and help students visualize key anatomic structures. Accompanying clinical examples make content even more accessible, and board-style review questions build test-taking confidence to help students excel on their exams. Succinct, outline-style text guides students step by step through essential concepts. More than 500 illustrations, color-coded cadaveric photographs, micrographs, and radiographic images vibrantly enrich students' understanding of anatomic structures. Chapter Overviews and Summaries establish learning goals and reinforce key content for a fast, efficient review. Clinical Applications challenge students to apply their knowledge to commonly encountered clinical scenarios. Detailed tables ensure quick access to important facts and figures. Board-style review questions help students assess their understanding and prepare for exams.

Anatomy Flash Cards: Anatomy on the Go, second edition, Latin Nomenclature (Spiral bound, 2nd New edition): Anne M. Gilroy Anatomy Flash Cards: Anatomy on the Go, second edition, Latin Nomenclature (Spiral bound, 2nd New edition)
Anne M. Gilroy
R981 R866 Discovery Miles 8 660 Save R115 (12%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Highly rated by First Aid for the USMLE ! This handy set of flash cards helps you perfect your understanding of anatomy. Featuring the exquisite illustrations from Atlas of Anatomy, these flash cards are a valuable tool for studying, memorizing, and reviewing the most important concepts in human anatomy. Each card features a full-color illustration with key structures labeled numerically. Features: More than 450 full-color illustrations help you master key concepts Questions and answers, comments, and clinical applications, where appropriate, help you apply information for real-life practice Enclosed ring makes cards conveniently portable Page numbers on each card enable easy cross-referencing to Atlas of Anatomy When you purchase these flash cards you'll gain access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS , an online resource that allows you to study and test yourself with anatomy illustrations and exclusive clinical study material.

Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare (Paperback): Paul Marshall, Beverly Gallacher, Jim Jolly, Shupikai Rinomhota Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare (Paperback)
Paul Marshall, Beverly Gallacher, Jim Jolly, Shupikai Rinomhota
R750 R600 Discovery Miles 6 000 Save R150 (20%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

All healthcare students have to study anatomy and physiology. They often find it a challenging subject and struggle to see how the subject will link to their professional practice. Anatomy and Physiology in Healthcare is a brand new textbook focused on what healthcare students need to know about the biological principles which underpin the practice of healthcare. Uniquely, the book integrates clinical cases with the essential biological facts to provide all students with a thorough understanding of how anatomy and physiology can be applied in healthcare. By using clinical cases throughout, the book helps the reader grasp the practical relevance of anatomy and physiology to decision-making and care delivery. The clinical cases have been carefully selected to reflect common conditions encountered in practice today, and the changing patterns of disease and healthcare. Clear high-quality full colour illustrations, links to appropriate web-based content, and self-assessment material make this the perfect, practical textbook for all healthcare students. Early praise: "Having reviewed the text I will be recommending it to my nursing students" "It looks like a very good introductory text, with clear illustrations and diagrams. I think this would be appropriate for student nurses at different levels throughout their training." "I particularly like the approach of making the clinical relevance so clear. Introducing these at the start really sets the scene for why this topic is so important to clinical practice." "I am very interested in adopting this as a key text for our course." "I particularly like the case histories which bring a clear sight of application." "This book is excellent for the two new modules on anatomy and physiology I am putting together." Review: "This textbook presents anatomy and physiology in a fun and interactive way....It is divided into 14 chapters and the way the authors have introduced the information gives it a modern twist. For example, instead of titling a chapter 'The reproductive system', it is called 'From one generation to the next'. .....What works particularly well is the way the authors have used case studies that reflect the reality of the changing patterns of health and disease....This book provides a good foundation in clinical application and it seeks to link theory to practice." Nursing Standard 27 September 2017, volume 32 number 5

Commemorations And Memorials: Exploring The Human Face Of Anatomy (Hardcover): Goran Strkalj, Nalini Pather Commemorations And Memorials: Exploring The Human Face Of Anatomy (Hardcover)
Goran Strkalj, Nalini Pather
R1,752 Discovery Miles 17 520 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

A major component of many modern human anatomy programs is commemorating people who have donated their body for education and research. In addition, some institutions have also organized memorial places to honor the body donors. This book is an edited volume which explores the phenomena of commemorations and memorials in anatomy. It includes both descriptive papers focusing on the content of the ceremonies and theoretical papers contextualizing and examining these within the broader ethical, scientific, medical and educational frameworks. Building up on the idea of a community of practice, the main objective of the volume is to enhance the exchange of ideas and sharing of experiences. The concepts of 'commemoration' and 'memorial' in anatomy programs are presented as emerging. They are seen as phenomena that will continue to evolve and ramify within different cultural and educational contexts, and this volume is expected to facilitate these processes. Indeed, meager literature on the topic indicates potentially enormous practical value in sharing and combining practices from different cultural and teaching/research traditions.

Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions (Paperback, Ed): David A Morton, Kurt H. Albertine Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions (Paperback, Ed)
David A Morton, Kurt H. Albertine
R474 Discovery Miles 4 740 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. A CREATIVE, FUN, AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO LEARN HUMAN ANATOMYMore than 200 illustrations If you're looking for an interesting and innovative way to learn the various parts and systems of the human body, your search ends here! Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions is a fresh, fun way for students to grasp the big picture of human anatomy through a regional approach (head and neck and limbs). Anatomy Coloring Book for Health Professions is designed for the most effective learning possible: The left-hand page features a numerated structure list The right-hand page has illustrations correlating to the numerated structure list Simply choose a color and shade in a term on the left and the correlated structure on the right. Repeat for each structure in the list. White space is provided to enable you to transfer anatomy and clinical information fromyour lecture notes to the appropriate illustration or term. After an illustration is fully colored and notes have been transferred you will have created your ownpersonalized textbook specific to your anatomy course! You will find that coloring imprints on your mind the shape and location of each body part, making later visualization much easier. The connection between eye and hand when coloring anatomic structures will prove to be an active and effective way to learn human anatomy.

Regenerative Medicine - from Protocol to Patient - 1. Biology of Tissue Regeneration (Hardcover, 3rd ed. 2016): Gustav Steinhoff Regenerative Medicine - from Protocol to Patient - 1. Biology of Tissue Regeneration (Hardcover, 3rd ed. 2016)
Gustav Steinhoff
R2,676 R2,389 Discovery Miles 23 890 Save R287 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Regenerative medicine is the main field of groundbreaking medical development and therapy using knowledge from developmental and stem cell biology, as well as advanced molecular and cellular techniques. This collection of volumes on Regenerative Medicine: From Protocol to Patient, aims to explain the scientific knowledge and emerging technology, as well as the clinical application in different organ systems and diseases. International leading experts from all over the world describe the latest scientific and clinical knowledge of the field of regenerative medicine. The process of translating science of laboratory protocols into therapies is explained in sections on regulatory, ethical and industrial issues. This collection is organized into five volumes: (1) Biology of Tissue Regeneration, (2) Stem Cell Science and Technology, (3) Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and Nanotechnology, (4) Regenerative Therapies I, and (5) Regenerative Therapies II. The textbook gives the student, the researcher, the health care professional, the physician and the patient a complete survey on the current scientific basis, therapeutical protocols, clinical translation and practiced therapies in regenerative medicine. Volume 1 contains eleven chapters addressing the latest basic science knowledge on the "Biology of Tissue Regeneration". The principles of cell regeneration control by extracellular matrix and the biology of stem cell niches are explained. Depicted are the principles of molecular mechanisms controlling asymmetric cell division, stem cell differentiation, developmental and regenerative biology, epigenetic and genetic control as well as mathematical modelling for cell fate prediction. Regenerative biology of stem cells in the central nervous and cardiovascular systems leading to complex tissue regeneration in the model species axolotl and zebrafish, as well as the impact of immune signalling on nuclear reprogramming are outlined. These up to date accounts gives the readers advanced insights into the biological principles of the regenerative processes in stem cells, tissues and organisms.

Functional Anatomy of the Pelvis and the Sacroiliac Joint - A Practical Guide (Paperback): John Gibbons Functional Anatomy of the Pelvis and the Sacroiliac Joint - A Practical Guide (Paperback)
John Gibbons
R592 R456 Discovery Miles 4 560 Save R136 (23%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

In Functional Anatomy of the Pelvis and the Sacroiliac Joint author and respected bodywork specialist John Gibbons looks at one of the most important areas of the body: the pelvis and the sacroiliac joint. He takes readers on a fascinating journey of enlightenment, teaching us to recognize pain and dysfunctional patterns that arise from the pelvic girdle. Gibbons addresses key issues such as: * The walking/gait cycle and its relationship to the pelvis * Leg length discrepancy and its relationship to the kinetic chain and the pelvis * The laws of spinal mechanics * The relationship of the hip joint, gluteal muscles, lumbar spine to the pelvis * Sacroiliac joint screening In addition, he provides step-by-step techniques to identify and correct a number of impaired patterns as well as functional exercises for the pelvis that promote recovery.

Fitzgerald's Clinical Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience (Paperback, 7th Revised edition): Estomih Mtui, Gregory Gruener, Peter... Fitzgerald's Clinical Neuroanatomy and Neuroscience (Paperback, 7th Revised edition)
Estomih Mtui, Gregory Gruener, Peter Dockery
R1,096 R1,013 Discovery Miles 10 130 Save R83 (8%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Utilizing clear text and explanatory artwork to make clinical neuroanatomy and neuroscience as accessible as possible, this newly updated edition expertly integrates clinical neuroanatomy with the clinical application of neuroscience. It's widely regarded as the most richly illustrated book available for guidance through this complex subject, making it an ideal reference for both medical students and those in non-medical courses. Complex concepts and subjects are broken down into easily digestible content with clear images and concise, straightforward explanations. Boxes within each chapter contain clinical information assist in distilling key information and applying it to likely real-life clinical scenarios. Chapters are organized by anatomical area with integrated analyses of sensory, motor and cognitive systems, and are designed to integrate clinical neuroanatomy with the basic practices and clinical application of neuroscience. Opening summaries at the beginning of each chapter feature accompanying study guidelines to show how the chapter contents apply in a larger context. Core information boxes at the conclusion of each chapter reinforce the most important facts and concepts covered. Bulleted points help expedite study and retention. Explanatory illustrations are drawn by the same meticulous artists who illustrated Gray's Anatomy. Each chapter includes accompanying tutorials available on Student Consult. Student Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience includes access -- on a variety of devices -- to the complete text, images, review questions, and tutorials from the book. Thoroughly updated content reflects the latest knowledge in the field.

Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion (Hardcover, 2013 ed.): Chitra Chandrasekhar Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion (Hardcover, 2013 ed.)
Chitra Chandrasekhar; Edited by Gerhard R.F. Krueger, L. Maximilian Buja
R5,614 R4,989 Discovery Miles 49 890 Save R625 (11%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is a valuable teaching tool for medical students and residents in several specialities such as pathology, radiology, internal medicine, surgery and neurologic sciences. Its need is all the more urgent given the severe shortcuts in the teaching of anatomic pathology following the decrease in the number of autopsies performed. Many of the images shown in the atlas would not be available without performing autopsies and therefore this atlas is an essential for all those in the field. Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is the first to combine gross anatomic pictures of diseases with diagnostic imaging. This unique collection of material consisting of over 2000 illustrations complied by experts from around the world is a valuable diagnostic resource for all medical professionals.

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